The University of Chicago Press

Hyde Park Houses - An Informal History, 1856-1910

Location

Hyde Park
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Block
Date: 
1978
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
History of Hyde Park neighborhood through documentation of notable residences.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
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ISSN/ISBN: 
0226060004
Website: 

Who Reads Poetry

The Plan of Chicago Daniel Burnham and the Remaking of the American City

Location

Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Smith
Date: 
2006
Abstract: 
Story of the Daniel Burnham plan for Chicago
Language: 
English
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
9780226764719

Black Chicago - The Making of a Negro Ghetto 1890-1920

Location

Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Spear
Date: 
1967
Edition: 
3rd
Abstract: 
Using the South Side of Chicago as a microcosm, Spear analyzes the creation and circumstances that caused the 'Negro' 'ghetto' to form the way that it did. From back cover 'Allan Spear explores here the history of a major Negro community during a crucial thirty-year period when a relatively fluid pattern of race relations gave way to a rigid system of segregation and discrimination'.
Language: 
English
Format: 
Item Donor: 
W. Z. Lucas

A Natural History of the Chicago Region

Catalog Number: 
Book, Greenberg
Date: 
2002
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
This book gives a natural history of the land and life in Chicago and the counties surrounding it.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
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ISSN/ISBN: 
0226306488
Format: 
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Item Donor: 
Alice Hayes

Chicago's Famous Buildings

Catalog Number: 
Book, Siegel, Arthur
Date: 
1965
Edition: 
Fourth Edition
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
Chicago's Famous Buildings is a book documenting the architectural landmarks and other notable buildings of the mid 1960's in Chicago.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Format: 
Website: 
Item Donor: 
Illinois Institute of Art